• Work as an Air Traffic Controller
    IVAO allows you to work just as a real air traffic controller would
    directing traffic on the airfield or from your radar
    as an approach or area controller
  • Take to the Skies as a pilot
    Fly your aeroplane in a busy environment just like a real pilot
    You can fly visually from smaller airfields or join the jets
    waiting departure from the worlds’ busiest airfields
  • Join our global community
    IVAO is more than just flying and controlling, it is about being
    part of a community of over 170,000 members in over 50
    countries who share your passion for aviation

International Virtual Aviation Organisation

The International Virtual Aviation Organisation, IVAO for short, was founded in 1998 to provide an online platform for flight simulation enthusiasts to enjoy their hobby in a simulated real-world environment, in company of other people, flying or providing Air Traffic Control services.

  • Our community already has hundereds of thousands of members from around the world
  • We create and supply the software you need to connect to the network
  • We provide comprehensive training allowing you to develop your skills
  • All our services are free and always will be

Upcoming Events

[HK] Hong Kong Fly In Celebration

Summertime is groupflight time! This weekend we are bringing you two regional short haul flights back to the beautiful city of Hong Kong, from two Taiwanese main cities - Taipei and Kaohsiung Pick either from the two cities, start your engines and relax yourself in the one hour flight before reaching Hong Kong As always, we will be providing ATC coverages in both Taiwan and Hong Kong airspace to make sure you all enjoy this evening We are all looking forward to seeing you in the event with us this weekend! The whole event will be on 17 August 2018, from 1300z to 1600z

[ID] Palembang FLY IN/OUT Celebration

IVAO Indonesia Proudly present our FLY IN/OUT Event at August It will provide full ATC coverage on Indonesia FIR This event is to celebrate Independence Day & Grand Opening Asian Games 2018 We host this event!


In cooperation with the Spanish, American and Russian divison, the German division would like to invite you to the Frankfurt Fly-In It takes place at the 18082018 in the time between 16z and 20z In the metioned timespan you'll get the possibility to fly from Barcelona (LEBL), New York (KJFK) and [b]Moscow (UUEE) to Germany's biggest airport, Frankfurt am Main (EDDF)

[XA] East Coast Tribridge

The North America Region Division hosts a triple airbridge between KJFK, KBOS, and CYHZ on 19th of August between 00:00Z and 03:00Z! All aviation enthusiasts of the XA division are invited Pilots will experience fully covered professional ATC services in vicinity of New York, Boston and Halifax

[AR] Libertador

We're please to invite you to join us on our Libertador event, on August 20, from 20 to 22 UTC We will participate on this patriotic day flying to and from Mendoza(SAME), conmemorating with this flight the 168th step to the immortality of General San Martin, hero of the independence of Argentina, Chile and Peru

[PL] Poznan Fly-in

Event Date: Tuesday, 21st of August 2018 Event Time: 1700z - 2000z Event Type: Fly-in/out/Overload Airports involved: EPPO ========================================= Great chances to see the biggest city in Greater Poland Voivodeship Expect proffessional ATC at EPPO, plan your flight, relax & enjoy!

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